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Golden League: Romania defeated in all the three matches

The national women’s handball team of Romania registered a third defeat on Sunday in the Golden League tournament, against Denmark, after a very poor game, especially in the second half. Final score: Denmark 36 Romania 23. On Saturday, Romania was ...

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EURO 2020 qualifiers: Poor start for Romania, defeated 2-1 by Sweden

The national football team of Romania was defeated on Saturday, in Stockholm, by Sweden 2-1 (2-0) in the first qualifying match of Group F. The Romanian team played well in the second half, but the mistakes in the first half ...

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Miami Open: Halep/Georges through to last sixteen round in the doubles, Niculescu defeated by Wozniacki

The pair made up by Romanian tennis player Simona Halep and German Julia Georges has qualified on Saturday to the last sixteen round in the Miami Open doubles event, after defeating Timea Babos/Kristina Mladenovici 4-6, 6-1, 10-6, in one hour ...

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Miami Open: Niculescu stuns Muguruza, Halep beats Townsend to reach third round

Qualifier Monica Niculescu needed nearly three hours to overcome former World No.1 Garbiñe Muguruza and advance to the third round of the 2019 Miami Open. Romanian qualifier Monica Niculescu pulled off an epic upset at the Miami Open on Friday, ...

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Women’s handball: Romania, defeated by France in Golden League tournament

The women’s handball national team was defeated on Thursday by France 28-18 (15-8), at Clermont-Ferrand, in the first day of the Golden League tournament. Romania led 1-0 and 3-2, but then failed to score for ten minutes and the French ...

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Football U-21: Spain defeats Romania 1-0 in friendly match

Romania’s U-21 national team was defeated 1-0 (0-0) by Spain on Thursday in a friendly match played in Granada. The only goal was scored by Mikel Merino in the 67th minute. Romania’s team, coached by Mirel Radoi (photo), missed nine ...

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Bianca Andreescu defeats Irina Begu to reach the Miami Open second round

Bianca Andreescu saved a match point as she produced an astonishing fightback to beat Irina-Camelia Begu in the first round of the Miami Open. “Down a set and 5-1 and match point, @Bandreescu_ downs Begu, 4-6, 7-6(2), 6-2 to advance ...

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Tennis: Simona Halep announces Daniel Dobre as new coach

Reigning Roland Garros champion Simona Halep began her WTA All-Access Hour with some unexpected news “I have a Romanian coach, someone I’ve worked with before, even during my time with Darren,” she announced at the Miami Open on Wednesday. “His ...

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Boxing: Lucian Bute announces retirement

Lucian Bute has officially announced his retirement, ending a professional career that saw him pile up 30 consecutive victories and defend the International Boxing Federation super middleweight title nine times. The 39-year-old hadn’t fought since a Feb. 24, 2017 knockout ...

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